State issues coronavirus-related fines to 6 establishments

DOVER, Del. (AP) — The Delaware Division of Public Health issued fines to six establishments in October for not following guidelines meant to prevent the spread of the coronavirus.

The Delaware State News reported that the fines ranged from $100 to $15,000. The largest fine was issued to BPG Sports, which operates a sports complex in Wilmington.

The state said student athletes didn’t wear face coverings in 30 volleyball games.

The company was assessed $500 per violation, resulting in a $15,000 fine. Others fined include restaurants, a hotel and an American Legion Post.

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